I am the God of Abraham

I am the God of Abraham by Rev. Shine P. Thomas Mark 11 & 12 God of Abraham, Is The Same Living God We Serve Today We are living in days where the very existence of God is questioned. The film industry, science and technology continue to question the existence of God. We serve a God who was tested, questioned, and scrutinized in every aspect of his earthly ministry and yet proved himself to be God? If you closely study Jesus’ ministry; he was tested Continue reading →

Abraham – Friend of God | Genesis 18

Do you have friends? I am not talking about Facebook friends. I am talking about true and genuine friends. A friend who stays through thick and thin. How does a true friend look like? An English publication offered a prize for the best definition of a friend. Among the thousands of entries received were the following: “A friend is the one who multiplies joys, divides grief.” “True friend was somebody who knew all about you and still liked you. Another said, “There are two kinds Continue reading →

Hope of Afterlife | Genesis 15

The Bible begins with the thought of everlasting life. The Tree of Life in the garden of Eden symbolizes life eternal with God. However, sin and disobedience brought in physical death and separation from the presence of God. Therefore, the theme that runs through the Bible is how God brings man back to fellowship with him and thereby giving him eternal life with God. The Bible ends with the Tree of life in the book of Revelation. There is the hope of an afterlife in Continue reading →

Be An Altar Builder

Introduction Genesis 12:4-7 4So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran. 5He took his wife Sarai, his nephew Lot, all the possessions they had accumulated and the people they had acquired in Harran, and they set out for the land of Canaan, and they arrived there. 6Abram traveled through the land as far as the site of the great tree of Moreh at Shechem. At that time the Continue reading →

Genesis 12 | Going Into The Unknown

Introduction: None of us here can tell for certain what is going to be our tomorrow. We plan, we work, we execute great projects but man is unsure of tomorrow. All that we can do is to take one day at a time and trust God for each day. We do not know our tomorrow but we know God who holds our tomorrow. We are going to see today as to how to face our tomorrow trusting in God’s promises? Genesis 12:1-5 1The Lord had Continue reading →

The Righteous Choice – Abraham and Lot

Introduction: The Righteous Choice – Abraham and Lot We all make choices on a regular basis and every decision we make leads us closer to or further from our God-given destiny. How are your choices and decisions affecting your life today? Are our choices righteous or evil? Are the choices we make furthering us in His Kingdom or leading us to destruction? I want to bring to you 2 men today. They are from the same family; both of them received the call of God, followed God, and Continue reading →

True Worship

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas INTRODUCTION God expects his people to worship him. The true fact is that most churches and many believers have never worshipped God. Many times we go to church, sing songs, listen to messages but we fail to worship God. We often mistake the means of worship for worship. Song, music, message are all means or elements of worship by they are not worship in themselves. This morning I want to speak to you on the elements of true worship, we are also Continue reading →

Abraham and the Call of God

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Genesis 12:1-5 Introduction: Some people believe God calls only Christians. Some believe God calls only pastors and church leaders. The fact is God calls everyone and the call of God is open to all who believe in Him. In other words the call of God is open to them who listens to the voice of the Lord. Many people in the Bible heard the call of God, some obeyed and those who obeyed God blessed. Let us see the life of Continue reading →

God’s Covenant with Abraham

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Genesis 15 Introduction: How many of you have received promises from God? It is always exciting to get a promise, but waiting for that promise to fulfill is a painful process. Maybe you are praying hard and tired of waiting for the promise. Maybe you do not even have a hint of what is going to happen to you looking at your present life. You may be wondering where are God’s promises. Do you feel you are anywhere near to God’s promises Continue reading →